Tennessee Titans second-round defensive end Kevin Dodd had foot surgery.
He's out until training camp.
Dodd has a stress fracture of his fifth metatarsal. A screw was inserted to repair the damage.
Dodd was drafted 33d overall.
He had 12 sacks.
The surgery was described as preventative by coach Mike Mularkey.
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